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Recent Developments along the French Market District

Recent Developments along the French Market District

June 25, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

Jon Smith, Executive Director of the French Market Corporation, began his presentation with the French Market's historical background and significance. As he moved into more current topics, Mr. Smith explained the shops along the French Mar... » Read More



Assessor Williams Discusses Property Tax Issues

Assessor Williams Discusses Property Tax Issues

June 19, 2014 | Posted in: News

Assessor Erroll G. Williams offered an update on property tax issues at a CLE on Thursday, June 19th's. Held at the New Orleans Bar Association, "Meet the Property Assessor" has become an annual program hosted by the Tax Law ... » Read More



Louisiana Supreme Court Luncheon

Louisiana Supreme Court Luncheon

June 18, 2014 | Posted in: News

Yesterday, The New Orleans Bar Association and New Orleans Bar Foundation welcomed the Honorable Bernette J. Johnson for our Louisiana Supreme Court Luncheon. The program began with welcoming remarks from NOBA President, Mark Surprenant. Chief ... » Read More



Solo & Small Firm Committee Wellness Seminar

Solo & Small Firm Committee Wellness Seminar

June 16, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

On Friday, June 13th the Solo & Small Firm Committee held their wellness seminar. The program started off with an introduction by Frank Milanese, Committee Chair, during a light lunch that was provided for all attendees. Tim VanDerKamp, fro... » Read More



Hot Topics with the NLRB

Hot Topics with the NLRB

June 12, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

Andrea Wilkes discussed Hot Topics with the National Labor Relations Board Region 15 at the June 12th Labor & Employment Law CLE.  Use of employer email and social media issues along with arbitration policies were among some of th... » Read More



"How Chemicals Cause Cancer."

"How Chemicals Cause Cancer."

June 10, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

Angela Harris, a Ph.D., board-certified toxicologist, was the guest speaker for today's Environmental Law/Toxic Torts Committee meeting and led a discussion on "How Chemicals Cause Cancer - Basic Science and Biomarker Discovery." ... » Read More



Judge Terri Love Speaks at Approach the Bench CLE

Judge Terri Love Speaks at Approach the Bench CLE

May 29, 2014 | Posted in: News

Discussions on the practices and procedures of the Louisiana Court of Appeal - 4th Circuit were highlighted by the Hon. Terri F. Love at the New Orleans Bar Association's Approach the Bench on Thursday, May 29th.  Judge Love spoke on various po... » Read More



YLS Hosts Summer Law Clerks

YLS Hosts Summer Law Clerks

May 28, 2014 | Posted in: News

The Young Lawyers Section of the New Orleans Bar Association hosted its annual Dos and Don'ts of Summer Clerkships.  This program offers an opportunity for summer clerks to come together and socialize, while participating in discu... » Read More



Class Actions/Complex Litigation Meeting

Class Actions/Complex Litigation Meeting

May 22, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

Ethical issues facing class action attorneys, the role of the special master, and Multi-District Litigation were all areas touched upon by members of the Class Actions/Complex Litigation Committee at their meeting and lunch held on Thursday, Ma... » Read More



Study Group on Cuba

Study Group on Cuba

May 21, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

Gary LaGrange, President & CEO of the Port of New Orleans, was the featured speaker for the Study Group on Cuba's first Committee meeting of 2014. The meeting was held yesterday, May 20th, at the New Orleans Bar Association and addresse... » Read More